Archive for Auction News

Auctions America Lifts Gavel on World Famous Littlefield Military Collection

· Auctions America offers the historic Littlefield Collection, July 11 – 12 in Portola Valley, California · The offering represents one of the world’s largest and most historically significant private collections of military vehicles · Unprecedented sale expected to attract global audience as more than 200 lots are offered without reserve, including historic and important […]

Mecum Marathon – Results From Kissimmee 2014

WALWORTH, Wis. – The largest collector car auction in the world lived up to its moniker once again with Mecum’s Kissimmee, Fla., event, held Jan. 17-26, offering a grand total of 2,750 cars and more than 3,000 items of Road Art throughout the 10 days of heated bidding and hard-hammering sales. Auction sales reached a […]

Auctions America Announces Multi-Year Agreement with NBC Sports Network and 450-Car Collection for its Televised Auburn Spring Event

· Select Auctions America collector car auctions to broadcast live on NBC Sports Network · Delivered to more than 80 million homes across the U.S., 2014 programming to provide in-depth coverage of the company’s California and Auburn, Indiana events · Auctions America’s first televised Auburn Spring sale to be headlined by the 450-car John Scotti […]

Stephen Cox: Hot Muscle Car Buys – Mercury’s Undervalued Cougar

The Stephen Cox Blog presented by McGunegill Engine Performance: Hot Muscle Car Buys – Mercury’s Undervalued Cougar I have a confession to make. I don’t pay much attention to the multi-million dollar collector cars on the auction block. They prance across the stage looking really hot and endlessly tease you with something you know you […]

RM Auctions: 1958 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spider Sets New Arizona Auction Record at RM’s $45.5 Million Two-Day Sale

· RM Auctions 15th annual Arizona sale generates more than $45.5 million in sales with 85 percent of all lots sold · Two-day sale features exceptional offering of 125 automobiles, one boat and one motorcycle · Ten automobiles achieve million-dollar plus results with multiple new auction records set · Top-seller: 1958 Ferrari 250 GT LWB […]

Ten Days And 3,000 Cars At Mecum Collector Car Auction In Kissimmee

WALWORTH, Wis. – Mecum Auctions will bring the world’s largest collector car auction to the Osceola Heritage Park grounds in Kissimmee, Fla., this Jan. 17-26 with 3,000 vehicles and 3,000 items of Road Art and memorabilia set to cross the auction block throughout the 10 days of hard-hammering action. The immense lineup includes everything from […]

NBC Sports Group And Mecum Auctions Sign Multi-Year Agreement To Present Coverage of Mecum Collection Car Auctions

- Three-Year Agreement To Feature More Than 425 Hours of Original Programming – Coverage Presented Across NBC, NBCSN and Esquire Network – 125 Hours of Mecum Collector Car Auction Programming in 2014 Walworth, Wis. – NBC Sports Group and Mecum Auctions, the world leader in live auctions of collector cars, announced today a multi-year agreement […]

RM Group of Companies Celebrates Record-Setting 2013 With $442 Million in Sales and ‘Best of Show’ at Pebble Beach

· RM group of companies, including RM Auctions and Auctions America, realizes an outstanding $442 million in auction sales in 2013 · RM Auctions secures 78 individual million-dollar-plus transactions and redefines the high-end collector car auction experience with record Monterey and New York sales · Auctions America expands national footprint with highly successful California debut […]

RM Auctions: 1958 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spider Stars at RM’s 15th Annual Arizona Sale

· RM Auctions announces latest highlights for its two-day Arizona auction, January 16 – 17 in Phoenix, led by a highly prized 1958 Ferrari 250 GT LWB California Spider · Most recent blue-chip entries join a spectacular roster of more than 120 handpicked automobiles for the sale at the beautiful Arizona Biltmore Resort & Spa […]

Mecum Closes Out 2013 With Grand Finale In Kansas City

795 Cars Crossed Mecum’s Auction Block Dec. 5-7 for $11.5 Million in Sales Walworth, Wis. – Mecum Auctions’ 2013 grand finale event at the Kansas City Convention Center in Kansas City, Mo., was the cherry on top of yet another amazing year of success for the world’s largest collector car auction company. Of the 795 […]